Children's Book Drive

Children's Used Book Drive 

JUNE 10th-JULY 12th, 2024
Drop Off: Grundy County Administrative Building 

1320 Union Street, Morris IL, 60450

Press Release

Why is it great to donate children's used books?
•    61% of low-income families do not own ANY children's books
•    Every child Bernie's Book Bank serves receives 12 books a year
•    Helps to clean off bookshelves to make room for books for your family
•    Children will receive your books within 5 days from the
•    Bernie's Books has distributed over 25 million books since

What books should be donated?
•    Book for children from pre-school to 8th Grade

Bernie's Book Bank does not use:
•    Activity or coloring books
•    Educational school or reference books
•    Religious books

Grundy County collected over 15,000 books
Collected since 2017!

Thank you to our sponsors/partners: 
Grundy County Board 

If you should have any questions, please feel free to contact us:
Beth Skoff (815) 941-3228; 
Heidi Miller (815) 941-3229; 
Thank you, Grundy County for Practicing Reuse!